San Francisco Waterfront Tour

  • 48 Ratings

Tour the San Francisco waterfront on a walk led by a guide dressed as Emperor Norton I, the self-proclaimed Emperor of the United States. Meet one of the most colorful characters from the history of San Francisco, Emperor Norton I, on this fun and themed guided tour.

Duration: 1 hr - 2 hr
Cancellation: 24 hours in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Follow your entertaining Emperor-inspired guide along the iconic San Francisco waterfront on an interactive sightseeing tour
  • Experience historical anecdotes from the Emperor's life and the city’s turbulent past
  • Visit and learn the stories behind Pier 39, Fisherman’s Wharf, the Embaracadero, the Emperor Norton Bridge, the Produce District and more

What's Included

  • Guided waterfront tour

Additional Information

  • Bring water and wear comfortable walking shoes.

Customer Reviews

  • 48 Ratings

  • Mary

One of the best tours I've ever taken! Emperor Norton is very knowledgeable about the history of San Francisco. He has the unique ability to bring it all to life in a fun and entertaining way. I would highly recommend his tours to anyone.

February 22, 2018

  • Yuzran


February 20, 2018

  • Jeremy

I live in SF and have taken many walking tours here in SF. This tour is at the top of them all, the best one in all seriousness. Great information, great journey, and an incredible guide. Highly recommend it to locals and visitors alike.

January 16, 2018
I Ferry Building San Francisco Landmark Building, San Francisco, CA 94111, United States